The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 10522
Date: [8 February 1890][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Messrs Drummond[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Royal Bank of Scotland Archives, Edinburgh
Document Type: ALS

Gentlemen -

Mr Charles Drummond[3] has most amiably promised to present to you, for me, the accompanying proof I have just printed of a new etching from Amsterdam[4]. -

May I beg that you will accept it, with my compliments and thanks for your kind courtesies to me while abroad -

And I am, Gentlemen
Very faithfully Yours

J. McNeill Whistler

Messrs Drummond'

[p. 2] 'Letter from Mr Whistler - accompanying an Etching

Feby. 8. 90'

Messrs Drummond.

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1.  [8 February 1890]
The date was added among other notes in unknown hands on p. 2.

2.  Messrs Drummond
Bankers. The text was published in Bolitho, Hector and Derek Peel, The Drummonds of Charing Cross, London, 1967, p. 183.

3.  Mr Charles Drummond
Charles Drummond (b. ca 1855- d. 1932), banker [more].

4.  Amsterdam
From 'Holland set', 1889 (K.402-416) (excat 10).